Posts Tagged ‘foreign investment in education’

Australia’s Campbell Page enters the UK Welfare to Work market

Comments Off | 08-19-2011

Campbell Page, an Australian not-for-profit community, employment and training provider has entered the UK Welfare to Work market. Campbell Page UK has acquired North Wessex Training Ltd, a UK welfare-to-work training company.
North Wessex Training Ltd is a training services provider operating in Wiltshire. Formed in 1988, it has worked closely with Job Centres and other

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ProQuest acquires UK based Expert Information

Comments Off | 08-8-2011

ProQuest has acquired U.K.–based Expert Information, publishers of Index to Theses™ and Theses.com, premier sources of hundreds of thousands of citations and abstracts for British and Irish dissertations and master’s theses.
The addition of Expert Information will continue expanding the global impact of ProQuest’s acclaimed dissertations publishing program, which includes ProQuest® Dissertations and Theses, the world’s

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Capella University Acquires Resource Development International Ltd

Comments Off | 07-18-2011

Capella Education Company, a provider of online post-secondary education through its wholly owned subsidiary Capella University, Monday announced that it has acquired Resource Development International Ltd (RDI), an independent provider of United Kingdom (UK) university distance learning qualifications, for £9.3 million ($14.9 million).
Capella’s acquisition of RDI enhances the Company’s leadership through access to the fast-growing

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CORE Projects & Technologies acquires ITN Mark Education Ltd

Comments Off | 05-30-2011

CORE Projects & Technologies ltd has announced its acquisition of ITN Mark Education Ltd; a UK based Education Solutions Company which is a national provider of supply teachers and teaching assistants. CORE acquired ITN Mark for about US$ 25 million, through its subsidiary Core Education and Consulting Solutions (UK) Ltd.
Commenting on the acquisition, Chairman &

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GI Partners acquires Advanced Childcare for £28 million

Comments Off | 03-28-2011

GI Partners (GI) announced it has acquired the UK’s leading provider of outsourced children’s care and education services, Advanced Childcare (ACL). GI is a leading private equity firm focused on investments in asset-intensive businesses and real estate platforms. The investment was for a consideration of £28 million.
Advanced Childcare is based in Stockport, Greater Manchester, and

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Bahrain based Tadhamon Capital acquires the UK’s Coxlease Special Needs School

Comments Off | 11-30-2010

Tadhamon Capital announced Monday it had acquired the UK’s Coxlease School through a group of investors. The Bahrain based Tadhamon Capital undertook the investment valued at £17.5 million ($28 million). Tadhamon Capital advised on the transaction and acted as an arranger of the financing.
The Coxlease Special Needs School is located south of London in the

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TSL Education Ltd acquires UK based Electronics Blackboard Ltd (i-board)

Comments Off | 11-17-2010

TSL Education Ltd Tuesday announced it had bought Electronics Blackboard Ltd (i-board). Electronics Blackboard Ltd is a UK based firm that develops education software. TSL Education said the move consolidates its position as the market leading provider of education teaching resources. TSL already provides over 40,000 free teaching resources and over 2.3 million downloads from

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